There is a fascinating mix of taut acidity and smooth honey in this impressive wine. It shows the steely side of the Wachau but also the power from the hot, sunbaked slopes. It has yellow peach, mango and a lemon juiciness. For aging; give it 4–6 years. Imported by Vin Divino.
Roger Voss covers Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, the Loire and South-West France as well as Portugal. His passion is matching food with wine, bringing the pleasures of the table to wine lovers. He has written six books on wine and food, and was previously national correspondent on wine for the London Daily Telegraph. He is based in the Bordeaux region.